Aortic aneurysm after patch aortoplasty for coarctation in childhood

Karen S. Rheuban, Martha A. Carpenter, Roy Jedeikin, J. Francis Dammann, Bennett A. Alford, Irving L. Kron, Howard P. Gutgesell, Stanton P. Nolan

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In 2 patients who had previously undergone patch aortoplasty for repair of coarctation of the aorta (CoA), progressive aneurysmal dilatation of the aorta developed at the site of the repair. Both patients underwent operative resection of the aneurysm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)612
Number of pages1
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Feb 15 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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